Mission & Goals
To be a popular meeting ground for international trade development specialists, facilitating the dynamic exchange of information and opinions on various trade topics while at the same time setting quality standards in respect of the design, delivery and assessment of programmes and other practical initiatives in the international trade training and education spheres.
To provide a forum for the exchange of information and ideas on international trade issues, as well as trends and techniques in training and education.
To stimulate an awareness amongst members and other interested parties of the need for and the criteria used in defining, quality in the delivery of international trade training and education.
To equip members and other interested parties with the knowledge and tools to enhance the professional development of trade practitioners in their respective countries.
To add to the body of knowledge about international trade by engaging in and/or supporting relevant research initiatives & international collaborative ventures.